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Bar Lagoa

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, ,
Avenida Epitacio Pessoa 1674, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-072, Brazil
+55 21 25231135
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“bacalao” (2 reviews)
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German, Brazilian, Bar
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Avenida Epitacio Pessoa 1674, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-072, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My husband & I had a lovely lunch here bc of a recommendation from a good friend who visits Rio often. We stopped in late Sunday afternoon and it was packed, but seemed to be for larger parties so we were seated right away (also...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Ten of us gathered at this old established bar/restaurant to celebrate a birthday. We ordered caipirovskas and a mixed selection of filet mignon, steak milanese or wiendershnitzel, bolinhos de bacalhao, mear ctoquettes and the bar's speciality: potato salad. All very good, well laid out and...very...More

Thank Neri I
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Bar Lagoa is a very traditional restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, with excellent food and located just in front of Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas. All dishes are very well served and most part of them can be divided into two persons. Very good cost-benefit. It...More

Thank 747marcio
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Bar Lagoa remains one of the best places in Rio de Janeiro to stay for small talk with a good beer. A great choice is the potato salad with sausage. But the milanese filet, the muzzarella pizza and the filet mignon are great also....More

Thank CCTA65
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Definitely not offering traditional Brazilian food but Bar Lagoa proposes a delicious Wienerschnitzel for those who like or miss this type of cuisine. Service is old-fashioned but reliable. Nice location with outdoor seating.

Thank Traveller_in_style1
Reviewed 25 August 2016

It is probably the only one from the old times - from the times of the Girl from Ipanema - that has remained the same, with a wonderful "chopp" (draft beer), very nice food (German), good from the opening (when it is still not crowded,...More

Thank Luiz P
Reviewed 15 August 2016

it is a very nice restaurant with nice view and tradicional food, excellent chopp. Most of the plates can be shared by 2 person. milanese beef, oswaldo aranha and griled fish are very good options.

Thank flaviaas2309
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The building was built around 1930 in an art deco style and it is a german restaurant. It is in front of Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. There you can eat very well and the beer a pretty cold.

Thank Luiz C
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This restaurant is very close to the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon and has some nice patio seating. We sat inside though. It got quite crowded in the evening and bustling with people laughing and conversing. The staff were very nice. You must have some Chopp...More

Thank Harisesh
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

The view from the restaurant is beautiful. Our waiter was extremely friendly, attentive, and polite. However the starters are not particularly interesting. The food in general is traditional Brazilian German and perfectly adequate. I ordered the steak tartare and so did my stepfather. It was...More

Thank Dominic T
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
German, Brazilian, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Epitacio Pessoa 1674, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-072, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: +55 21 25231135
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